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Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 88.4 1
Crude protein % DM 50.5 35.8 65.2 2
Crude fibre % DM 4.5 2.8 6.1 2
Ether extract % DM 6.2 4.5 7.8 2
Ash % DM 4.5 3.7 5.2 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 21.1 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 92.6 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 83.1 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 17.6 *

The asterisk * indicates that the average value was obtained by an equation.

References

Habit et al., 1988; Imperial Bureau of Animal Nutrition, 1936

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:35

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